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Chao Hsing Yeh, PhD, MSN, RN

FAAN
Associate Professor
Chao Hsing Yeh
410-502-0184
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Specialties and Expertise

  • Aging
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Care
  • Dementia
  • Family
  • Gerontological / Geriatric
  • Gerontology
  • Health Technology
  • Mental Health
  • Pain/Symptom Management
  • Palliative Care
  • Sleep

Overview

Chao Hsing Yeh is a master of auricular medicine. After receiving her BSN in Taiwan, Yeh earned an MSN and a PhD in the United States. She then returned to Taiwan and taught in the graduate programs at Chang Gung University School of Nursing for 12 years. In 2006, Yeh was awarded a Fulbright scholarship for study and research at the University of North Carolina. Her current research involves the use of auricular point acupressure to assess and manage chronic pain and cancer-related symptoms. Yeh and her research teams in Taiwan and the United States have published 83 manuscripts that report the results of their studies in nursing.

Additional Resources

Below are selected resources. For more information, please see full CV.

  • Publications/Research

    Yeh, C.H., Lukkahatai, N., Campbell, C., Sair, H., Zhang, F., Mensah, S., Garry, C., Zeng, J., Chen, C., Pinedo, M., Khoshnoodi, M., Smith, T. J., Saligan, L.N. (In press). The preliminary effectiveness of auricular point acupressure on chemotherapy-induced neuropathy: Part 1 Self-Reported Outcomes. Pain Management Nursing.

    Yeh, C.H., Lukkahatai, N., Campbell, C., Sair, H., Zhang, F., Mensah, S., Garry, C., Zeng, J., Chen, C., Pinedo, M., Khoshnoodi, M., Perrin, N., Smith, T. J., Saligan, L.N. (In press). The preliminary effectiveness of auricular point acupressure on chemotherapy-induced neuropathy: Part 2 laboratory-assessed and objective outcomes. Pain Management Nursing.

    Yeh, C. H., Lin, W. C., Suen, K.P.L., Park, N. J., van Londen, G., & Bovbjerg, H. D. (2017). Auricular point acupressure to manage arthralgia related to aromatase inhibitors in breast cancer survivors. Oncology Nursing Forum, 44(4), 476-487. PMID: 28632237

    Yeh, C.H., Suen, L.K.P., Chien, L.C., Margolis, L., Liang, Z., Glick, R., & Morone, N.E. (2015). “Day-to-Day Changes of Auricular Point Acupressure to Manage Chronic Low Back Pain: A 29-day randomized control study.” Pain Medicine, 16(10), 1857-1869.

    Yeh, C.H., Lin, W.C., Chien, L.C., Bovbjerg, D.H. & van Londen, G. (2015). “Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial of Auricular Point Acupressure to Manage Symptom Clusters of Pain, Fatigue, and Disturbed Sleep in Breast Cancer Patients.” Cancer Nursing.
     

  • Awards/Honors

    2018  Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN)

    2018  Johns Hopkins University Discovery Award

    2018  Isabel Hampton Robb Faculty Fellowship

    2006-2007  Fulbright Scholarship (visiting scholar at School of Nursing, University of North Carolina, NC)

    2000-2008  Research Excellence Award, Chang Gung University (re-evaluated yearly)

    1999-2008  Research Excellence Award, Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan (re-evaluated yearly)

    1999  Research Award, Nurses AIDS Prevention Foundation, Taiwan

    1996  Eastern Nursing Research Society Scholar (U.S.A.)

    1996  Chiang Ching-Kuo Dissertation Fellowship (U.S.A)